Metallica, Music, and Mead: An Interview with Mead Killion, PhD

Explore the topics of background noise, loudness, broadcasting, and more, as the Academy’s Web Content Editor, Douglas L. Beck, AuD, sits down with Mead Killion, PhD, founder of Etymotic Research, Inc.

Academy: Good Morning, Mead. Thanks for meeting with me.

Killion: Hi, Doug. No problem. Glad to spend some time together.

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Evidence-Based Practice, the Term "Diagnosis," fMRI, and More: An Interview with Ross Roeser, PhD

Ross J. Roeser, PhD, Co-editor of Audiology: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Practice Management, talks with Douglas L. Beck, AuD, Web Content Editor, about the details of his most recent book.

Academy: Good morning, Ross. Thanks for your time today.

Roeser: Hi, Doug. Always a pleasure to work with you.

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Counseling, Aural Rehabilitation, and the CARE Project: Interview with Johnnie Sexton, MS

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Sexton about the CARE Project (training in Counseling, Aural Rehabilitation and Education), the seven stages of grieving related to hearing loss, and more.

Academy: Hi, Johnnie. Thanks for your time today.

Sexton: Hi, Doug. My pleasure, it’s nice to speak with you again!

Academy: Thanks, Johnnie. Would you please tell me about the CARE Project?

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Hyperbilirubinemia and Auditory Neuropathy/Auditory Dys-Synchrony: Interview with Frank Musiek, PhD

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. Musiek about the distinction and overlap of neuropathy/auditory dys-synchrony (AN/AD) and hyperbilirubinemia.

Academy: Hi, Frank. Thanks for your time today.

Musiek: Good morning, Doug. Nice to speak with you again.

Academy: Frank, I’d like to start by stating some of the basics about auditory neuropathy/auditory dys-synchrony (AN/AD) and hyperbilirubinemia just to make sure we’re all on the same page, and then ask you to comment on the two.

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Head Injury Recovery: Interview with Larry E. Schutz, PhD

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. Schutz, neuropsychologist and first author of Head Injury Recovery in Real Life, about head and brain injury, motor vehicle accidents, traumatic brain injury, diffuse axonal injury, physical, cognitive and behavioral injury, and more.

Academy: Hi, Larry. Thanks for speaking with me today.

Schutz: Hi, Doug. My pleasure, thanks for the invitation.

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Cerebral Palsy: Update 2011—Interview with Mark Driscoll

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Mark Driscoll, a cerebral palsy (CP) researcher, about the definition, causes, symptoms of CP.

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Tinnitus Management: Interview with Amr El Refaie, MD, PhD

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. El Refaie about tinnitus, tinnitus management, transcranial magnetic stimulation, outcomes- and evidence-based research, and more.


Good Morning, Amr. Very nice to speak with you again.

El Refaie:

Hi, Doug. Good to be with you, too.

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Pediatric Audiology: Interview with Anne Marie Tharpe, PhD


Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. Tharpe regarding her role as co-editor of the new textbook, Comprehensive Handbook of Pediatric Audiology (by Richard Seewald and Anne Marie Tharpe), as well as the epidemiology of childhood hearing loss, principles of early hearing detection and intervention, assessment and management of hearing loss family counseling, and much more.

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Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, and Language Processes: Interview with Lise Menn, PhD

Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, and Language Processes: Interview with Lise Menn, PhD

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with Dr. Menn about her new book, Psycholinguistics—Introduction and Applications, as well as cognitive processes, top-down compensation for bottom-up sensory deficits, language development, and more.

Academy: Good afternoon, Lise. Thanks for your time, today.

Menn: Hi, Doug. Thanks for your interest in the book!

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Vestibular Learning Manual: Interview with Bre Lynn Myers, AuD

Douglas L. Beck, AuD, speaks with private practice co-owner and author, Bre Myers, about her new book that includes topics such as electronystagmography, videonystagmography, rotary chair testing, and more.

Academy: Hi, Bre. It’s a pleasure to meet you.

Myers: Hi, Doug. Thanks for the invitation.

Academy: Bre, to get us started, would you please give us a brief bio-sketch?

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